By Jim Arnal, April 17, 2020
By Jim Arnal, April 17, 2020
Originally built in 1917, this home stands proudly on one of Northeast Portland’s most notable lots, anchoring a cherished cross street in the community. Perched on the Alameda Ridge, this stately colonial home has been renovated from top to bottom by Butler Redevelopment. With over 4500 square feet, each floor of this home boasts stunning new finishes, coupled with strong design elements from it’s past. As you enter the home through the fluted columns of the front porch, you are greeted by an impressive foyer with views of Northeast Portland and downtown as a backdrop. A circular floor plan allows you to enter the main floor office, pass under the gorgeous stairwell to the kitchen or enter into the grand living room. Filled with natural light, the living room features tall ceilings, refinished hardwoods and an Ann Sacks tiled fireplace. The spacious formal dining room features its own captivating views, direct access to a main level deck, Rejuvenation lighting and a broad shouldered built-in hutch. With a 36″ Wolf range, quartz counters, new custom cabinetry, Cedar and Moss lighting, Ann Sacks tile, a walk-in pantry and adjacent powder room, this kitchen is among the most noteworthy in the neighborhood. Rounding out the floor is a rare main floor master suite with an expansive walk-in closet and stunning remodeled en suite bathroom with Ann Sacks tile, new fixtures and a custom vanity.
As you approach the stairwell of the home, you’ll notice the enchanting millwork, abundance of natural light and sheer scale of the amenities. Spread out over 1200 sqft, the second floor is home to the highly sought after three bedroom two bathroom configuration. Two bedrooms anchor the south end of the floor, each with their own noteworthy views. The SW room has a private deck, while the SE room has a walk-in closet with original built-ins. The second master suite occupies the entire north end of the floor with a walk-in closet, stunning remodeled bathroom and noteworthy 400+ sqft deck with incredible views and a custom fabricated railing. In the additional full bathroom, Butler added a washer/dryer hook up, new vanity and penny round flooring, while carefully working to maintain the field tile. With the massive gable, Butler refinished the third floor with a series of skylights, new windows, a heat pump and new flooring to create a wonderful upstairs family room.
As you head down the stairs beyond the main floor, there is a finished basement featuring a second family room with a fireplace, fourth full bathroom and guest quarters. The family room offers direct access to the deep two car garage, while the main hallway of the basement opens up to the backyard and patio. Butler has painstakingly updated the mechanicals in the home with a high efficiency HVAC system and replacing numerous windows with high end Marvin wood windows. Benjamin Moore paint, Cedar and Moss lighting, Ann Sacks tile throughout and countless updates at every turn make this property an incredible follow up to Butler Redevelopments two record breaking homes in 2018 and 2019. Located just blocks to Sandy shops or a quick shot to Beaumont Village, this noteworthy Portland home is one you won’t want to miss!